WSR 10-04-074

AGENDA

BOARD OF ACCOUNTANCY


[ Filed February 1, 2010, 1:49 p.m. ]


Semi-Annual Rule-Making Agenda

January through June 2010



Following is the Washington state board of accountancy's semi-annual rule-making agenda for publication in the Washington state register pursuant to RCW 34.05.314.

There may be additional rule-making activity not on the agenda as conditions warrant.

If you have questions about this rule-making agenda, please contact Cheryl M. Sexton, Rules Coordinator, P.O. Box 9131, Olympia, WA 98507-9131, phone (360) 664-9194, fax (360) 664-9190, e-mail cheryls@cpaboard.wa.gov.

WAC Citation Subject Matter Current Activity
Preproposal

(CR-101)

Proposed

(CR-102)

or Expedited

(CR-105)

Permanent

(CR-103)

Chapter 4-25 WAC Due to the passage of SSB 6604 passed through the 2008 legislative session, the board proposes a comprehensive review all of its rules for effectiveness, clarity, cost, fairness, and need. CR-102 in 2010

will be done in installments

CR-103 in 2010 and 2011 will be done in installments
WAC 4-25-520 Public records the board maintains and access to those records. 08-13-024 filed

June 9, 2008

CR-102 in 2010 CR-103 in 2010
WAC 4-25-540 Proceedings before the board. 08-13-024 filed

June 9, 2008

CR-102 in 2010 CR-103 in 2010
WAC 4-25-550 Address notification including e-mail address; should the board require e-mail addresses? 08-13-024 filed

June 9, 2008

CR-102 in 2010 CR-103 in 2010
WAC 4-25-640 Records and clients confidential information. 08-13-024 filed

June 9, 2008

CR-102 in 2010 CR-103 in 2010
WAC 4-25-661 Limitations regarding individual and firm names. 08-13-024 filed

June 9, 2008

CR-102 in 2010 CR-103 in 2010
WAC 4-25-750,

4-25-783,

4-25-790

Renewal requirements; as the board moves to provide on-line services, the board needs to reconsider how and if the board will provide renewal notices/forms to individuals and firms. 08-13-024 filed

June 9, 2008

CR-102 in 2010 CR-103 in 2010
WAC 4-25-735,

4-25-745,

4-25-746,

4-25-752,

4-25-782,

4-25-791,

4-25-792,

4-25-793,

4-25-795

Entry requirements; as the board moves to providing on-line services, the board needs to reconsider the application process referenced in its entry requirement rules. 08-13-024 filed

June 9, 2008

CR-102 in 2010 CR-103 in 2010
WAC 4-25-730 The experience requirements in order to obtain a certified public accountant (CPA) license. 08-13-024 filed

June 9, 2008

CR-102 in 2010 CR-103 in 2010
WAC 4-25-820 Quality assurance review (QAR) including the proposal to require peer review of CPA firms providing audit reports. 08-13-024 filed

June 9, 2008

CR-102 in 2010 CR-103 in 2010
WAC 4-25-832 Reporting continuing professional education to the board. 08-13-024 filed

June 9, 2008

CR-102 in 2010 CR-103 in 2010

Richard C. Sweeney, CPA

Executive Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office